Policy Making Support
January 25, 2017 - 2:38pm

The European Commission-funded REPOPA project found practical ways to support policy makers in their use of research evidence in developing physical activity policies. A simulation policy game, locally tailored policy making interventions, indicators to assess policies’ evidence bases, and national internet platforms are all examples of the REPOPA products. REPOPA was not only an academic project; it also developed the findings into usable tools such as indicators for evidence-informed policy making. These indicators function as a checklist in policy making to assess how well the policy in question is actually evidence-informed. Read more in our recently published in our article in Pan-European Network H2020, written by our coordinator Prof. Arja R. Aro - for the full text please access the following link